TITLE

Reinventing conservation

AUTHOR(S)
Hardy, Randy
PUB. DATE
September 1994
SOURCE
Montana Business Quarterly;Fall94, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses prospects for the conservation goals in the light of the deregulation of the electric utility industry. Need to meet targets set by the Northwest Power Planning Council; Demand-side management (DSM) as tool to determine purchase of power and to manage load growth; Need for increased equity and efficiency in meeting conservation goals; Bonneville Power Administration (BPA).
ACCESSION #
9412081988

 

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